Upon reaching Kenya, she realises soon that the days of venturing into lonely lands with a string of porters carrying trunks through rivers, rifle in hand, has passed. A new wave of eco-tourism is hitting the continent. Located in Laikipia, Il Ngwesi lodge is the first completely community run lodge and conservancy in Africa. High-cost, low-impact tourism mean that cash flow gets to the grassroots and the community, which once may have seen wildlife as a nuisance, have become the new generation of conservationists.
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